A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:51:09 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18580725. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18580725. Global time and date of event 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 01:51:09 / March 4, 2018 @ 1:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.4378° West, latitude 56.3271° North, depth = 8.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days nine hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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